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Research and Markets: Steel Processing Market by Type, Shape of Steel, End User Industry & by Region – Trends & Forecast to 2020

December 17, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Steel Processing Market by Type, Shape of Steel, End User Industry & by Region – Trends & Forecast to 2020” report to their offering.

The global steel processing market is estimated to exhibit a lucrative growth potential of about 2.16% for the next five years. The growth of this market is propelled by an increase in the construction and automotive industry throughout the world. Also, the fact that there are no immediate substitutes of steel has made steel products an important part of daily lives of the people.

With emergence of new technologies, manufacturers are looking for advanced products to make steel products sustainable. Asia-Pacific would be the largest market for steel processing because of the willingness of companies in the region to take up capital intensive projects, along with the availability of technical expertise.

Construction as an end-user segment is expected to dominate the global steel processing market. Carbon steel type is projected to have the largest market during the forecast period. Subsequently, long shaped steel will dominate the steel processing market from 2015 to 2020.

Companies Profiled:

  • Angang Steel Company Limited
  • ArcelorMittal (Luxembourg)
  • Baosteel Group Corporation (China)
  • Gerdau S.A.
  • JFE Holdings, Inc.
  • Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (Japan)
  • Maanshan Iron & Steel Company Limited
  • POSCO (South Korea)
  • Tata Steel Limited Ltd.
  • United States Steel

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Steel Processing Market, By Region

8 Processed Steel Market, By Type of Steel

9 Processed Steel Market,By Shape of Steel

10 Processed Steel Market, By End User

11 Processed Steel Market, By Region

12 Competitive Landscape

13 Company Profiles

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